Coast Guard rescues man from Smith River after rafting accident

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – U.S. Coast Guard Group Humboldt Bay was notified of three people in distress on the Smith River east of Crescent City, Calif., on Monday afternoon.

Coast Guard tows fishing vessel into Crescent City Harbor

CRESCENT CITY, Calif. – Coast Guard units towed a sinking fishing vessel safely into Crescent City Harbor Wednesday afternoon after the vessel's crew reported taking on water less than a mile south of the harbor.

Coast Guard Station Humboldt Bay recovers a boater from the surf

SAMOA, Calif. – U.S. Coast Guard Station Humboldt BayStation Humboldt Bay recovered a boater from the water north of the Humboldt Bay jetties after his boat overturned in the surf today.

Coast Guard responds to a sinking fishing vessel

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – U.S. Coast Guard Group Humboldt Bay received a report that a fishing vessel was sinking rapidly off of Punta Gorda, Calif. Tuesday evening.

Air Station Humboldt Bay medevacs woman swept into ocean

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif., — Crews from Coast Guard Air Station Humboldt Bay assisted a local fire department with the medevac of a 22-year old woman this afternoon after she was swept from the shoreline of Abalone Point near Shelter Cove, Calif.

Air Station Humboldt Bay upgrades its helicopter fleet

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – Coast Guard helicopters flying around Humboldt County will now be able to provide a more integrated response to search and rescue missions due to the arrival of the latest version of the HH-65 Dolphin helicopter.

Coast Guard assists CAL FIRE in medevac of auto accident victim

ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Coast Guard assisted the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection in the medical evacuation of an auto accident victim who was injured after losing control of her vehicle and colliding with a tree while driving southbound on Highway 101 near Orick, Calif., this morning.

Air Station Humboldt Bay responds to injured mountain biker

McKinleyville, Calif. – At 6:48 p.m. on Tuesday, U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Humboldt Bay received a report that a mountain biker had been injured while riding with several friends on a trail between Fickle Hill Road and Jacoby Creek, east of Arcata, Calif.

Coast Guard Group Humboldt Bay continues to search for missing aircraft

MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif. – Personnel from Coast Guard Group Humboldt Bay and the Humboldt Bay Sheriff’s office continue to search for an aircraft that went missing late Sunday night just northwest of Arcata Airport.